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Project Coordinator - PAYED

TechnoServe Nigeria - Lagos, Nigeria

Posted: Sep 27th, 2019

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TechnoServe works with enterprising people in the developing world to build competitive farms, businesses, and industries.We are a non-profit organization that develops business solutions to poverty by linking people to information, capital, and markets.


The Project Coordinator will be responsible for the following duties: -

  • Ensure efficient and effective implementation of programs activities, outputs and outcomes as laid out in the program proposal.
  • Build capacity of the BAs, and BCs in the program to conduct all program-related activities.
  • Coordinate all manner of training, TTTs, TOTs, and ensure all training manuals are up to date.
  • Enhance strong stakeholder engagement with government, private sector, business associations, academic institutions, financial institutions and suppliers.
  • Manage and mitigate potential program risks.
  • Work closely with the M&E to ensure proper and timely reports of the program for internal and external consumption.
  • Share best practices and lessons learned from the project and lead program communication activities.
  • Manage project budget to ensure spending rates are on target.
  • Understand, respect and promote TechnoServe’s values, vision, and strategy in the implementation of assigned duties.
  • Any other task as may be assigned by supervisor.

Minimum: B.Sc/B.A
Experience: 3-5 year(s)
Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Job Type: Permanent
Expires: 28-10-2019

General Requirements

  • Degree qualifications in business-related studies required; Master’s degree in a related field is an added advantage
  • Minimum of 3-5 years professional experience, at least 2 years being in a similar role.
  • Strong project management skills. PMP certification will be an added advantage.
  • A strong understanding of the youth and the retail sector.
  • Strong analytical, program management skills.
  • Experience working in the MSME sector in the county;
  • Conversant with recent trends in the retail industry.
  • Experience working with communities living on less than N723 a day.
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills are required.
  • Track record of building strong client and stakeholder relationships as well as building strong teams.
  • Ability to generate innovative solutions.